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The Voting Rights Act is NOT really dead!

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The Voting Rights Act is NOT really dead!

To be delivered to President Barack Obama

Petition Statement

Mr. President and Mr. Attorney General: please make every effort to interpret the Supreme Court's partial striking down of the Voting Rights Act as allowing preclearance by DOJ of ALL voting law changes in the ENTIRE UNITED STATES.
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Petition Background

State governments are changing voting laws to suppress the vote in minority and poor communities by "anti-fraud" subterfuge, and the Supreme Court has struck down the existing preclearance list. But not the IDEA of preclearance. We feel that the law is valid if the list is: ALL states and jurisdictions, and this would put pressure on Congress to come up with a reasonable new list.

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